Law / City Prosecutor's Office / Domestic Violence / Concerned Friend or Family Member?
Domestic Violence Hotlines
|National Hotline |
| ||800-799-SAFE (800-799-7233) |
Domestic Violence Agency Links
What can a battered women’s shelter offer me? How does a victim contact a battered women’s shelter?
The following Kansas City area domestic violence agencies provide victims of domestic violence with emergency shelter, advocacy, counseling, support groups and other support services.
|NEWHOUSE Battered Women’s Shelter |
Rose Brooks Center for Battered Women and Children
Hope House Shelter
| ||(816) 471-5800 |
Is there a domestic violence hotline?
Yes. The Domestic Violence Hotline is available 24 hours, 7 days a week. The phone number is (816) HOTLINE (468-5463).
Are there community counseling services available to assist victims of domestic violence?
The following private agencies are available for domestic violence counseling and support:
Mattie Rhodes (Spanish and bi-lingual counselors available)
Kansas City Anti Violence Project
(Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender victims)
MOSCA (Metro Organization to Counter Sexual Assualt)
| ||(816) 471-2536 |
For health care resources contact:
|Swope Parkway Health Center |
City of Kansas City, Mo., Health Department
Kansas City Free Health Clinic
Truman Medical Center
Cabot Westside Clinic (Bi-lingual services available)
Samuel U. Rodgers
| ||(816) 923-5800 |
For more information about batterer intervention programs:
|Northland Dependency Services |
Kansas City Corrective Training
| ||(816) 472-4637|